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Digital Workshop: Stay Safe with Windows 8

Digital Workshop: Stay Safe with Windows 8

Special thanks to Veendam’s techspert Aiden who posted this on Hal’s Digital Workshop blog. Hello, this is Techspert Aiden writing to you from sunny Halifax, Nova Scotia. The first step in protecting any computer is to put a password on your device. With Windows 8 there are three different options to keep you safe. Below…   read more of “Digital Workshop:…”

Cruise Diary: Sailing to Alaska on Zaandam

Cruise Diary: Sailing to Alaska on Zaandam

Adventure traveler and Dutch TV personality Charlotte Van Hoorn was on board Zaandam for an Alaska cruise and will be sharing her adventure with us. With help from Christine B. of Group Special Services Dept., my chums and I enjoyed the personal touches given by the friendliest staff and officers I have met in all…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

On Location: Belly Dancing on Noordam

On Location: Belly Dancing on Noordam

Lorna Gow just returned from a 12-day cruise on Noordam as a belly dancer with our On Location program. Read about her experience below. To see more of her cruise click here. What a beautiful Island! I flew into Rhodes in the afternoon. I was collected at the airport and taken to the hotel that…   read more of “On Location: Belly…”

On Location: Teaching Belly Dancing on Noordam

On Location: Teaching Belly Dancing on Noordam

Belly Dancer Lorna Gow sailed on Noordam as part of the line’s On Location enrichment program. She blogged about her experience and shared it with us. Here’s her first entry. Thanks, Lorna! So, my ‘normal’ job is that of a bellydancer on the Nile, Cairo. Granted there are perhaps few that would call this ‘normal’…   read more of “On Location:…”

Jump, Jive and Then you Wail

Jump, Jive and Then you Wail

Guests on Nieuw Amsterdam are having a great time learning the Jive as part of the Dancing with the Stars: at Sea programming.

Dancing with the Stars Cast Soaks up the Sun at Half Moon Cay

Dancing with the Stars Cast Soaks up the Sun at Half Moon Cay

Half Moon Cay was recently visited by some of the cast members from Dancing with the Stars: at Sea. Here are some great photos of Lacey Schwimmer, Sabrina Bryant, Joey Fatone and Mark Ballas dancing and fooling around on the beautiful white sand beach!

Digital Workshop: Announcing The New Digital Workshops Powered by Windows

Digital Workshop: Announcing The New Digital Workshops Powered by Windows

Special thanks to Nieuw Amsterdam’s techspert Frank Barcelona who posted this on Hal’s Digital Workshop blog. In case you have not heard, we are updating all of our Digital Workshops powered by Windows. On your next Holland America cruise you will be treated to new Sony all-in-one computers with Windows 8 and 20” touchscreens. Most…   read more of “Digital Workshop:…”